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Dr Tan Wee Boon

Research Fellow
Biofilm Biology cluster


Wee Boon is a research fellow working with A/Prof Chng Shu Sin at National University of Singapore. He completed his undergraduate studies in Microbiology at the Ohio State University before he joined SCELSE-NUS to start his PhD candidature in 2016. He was conferred PhD in 2021 for his work in understanding the molecular function of a conserved protein system in Gram-negative bacteria important for outer membrane lipid homeostasis (Tol-Pal). His current focus is on using molecular genetics and biochemical approaches to understand the fundamentals of bacterial cell envelope.